The Botanist, Alderley Edge

Our July meeting was held at the quirky and exquisite restaurant and bar, The Botanist in Alderley Edge. The evening began with a drink on arrival and some general networking. We shortly moved onto some introductions and updates about the Business Club, which encouraged the members to bring their ideas forward to help improve the… Read more »

Stockport Business Club’s Annual Business Expo

For our June event, we held our very first Annual Business Expo – and it was a success! With over 40+ exhibitors, including ImagineFM, Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce and Oddfellows on the Park, there was a buzz as business card draws were happening and games at the stalls were taking place. Michelle Bell from… Read more »

MediaCityUK

Our May event was held at the buzzing and vibrant MediaCityUK. Everybody combined at the Dockyard on the public piazza and from there we began our evening. We were led to the Greenhouse Meeting Rooms, a fabulously flexible and quirky office space which is ideal for small creative businesses, and were given an informative talk… Read more »

Robinsons Brewery Visitors Centre, Stockport

Our April event was held at Cheshire’s longest family-ran brewery called Robinsons Brewery. Upon arrival, refreshments were provided by the Brewery, there was general networking and introductions and updates were given from the Stockport Business Club. Robinsons Brewery were kind enough to provide us with a tour of the brewery and our members and guests… Read more »

The Plaza, Stockport

Our March event was at The Plaza in Stockport – a Grade II listed building with an elaborate history. We began the evening with a tour around this beautiful variety theatre and cinema and our tour guide was extremely knowledgeable about various areas of the building. He talked us through the history of the building,… Read more »

The Oddfellows Arms, Mellor

Our February event was held at The Oddfellows Arms in Mellor and was a delightful evening full of business networking opportunities. The evening began with a talk and presentation by Richard Higginson from Marketing Stockport who enlightened us about the prospect of being a part of Marketing Stockport. Our members asked many questions about how… Read more »

LDeX Data Centre

Our first event of the year was at LDeX Data Centre in Trafford Park. A great evening with lots of networking and talks about the Data Centre’s progression and future. The evening began with a presentation by the Senior Business Development Manager, Mark Sedgley, about the history of the Data Centre, the current position and… Read more »

Duke of York

Our last event for the year, which was a Christmas Party, was held at the Duke of York in Romiley. What a fantastic turnout! The night began with a glass of steaming mulled wine and everyone networked amongst festive music. As we sat down to begin the evening of business opportunities, Amjad Shakeel (Comms-Byte Ltd)… Read more »

The Samuel Oldknow

This month, The Samuel Oldknow allowed us the opportunity to see their venue, which is heavily influenced by the legendary Samuel Oldknow, and to taste some beer that was brewed locally. We were treated to a Q & A Session with the owners of the Oldknow and learned about how they source their beers and… Read more »

Stockport County FC

stockport business club at county

Hosted by Cheshire Conference and Events at Edgeley Park, Stockport County gave us a fabulous opportunity to see the behind-the-scenes of their ground. The evening began with a talk by Simon Dawson about the County and a stadium tour which all our members found very interesting (even the ones without any football knowledge!). Simon was… Read more »